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Personal Assistant

PER528200(A)
£9.00 per hour
Permanent
16.5 - 19 / per week - Part-Time
Nantwich

Job Description

 

Job Title:

                

Personal Assistant

 

Location:

                

Nantwich, CW5

 

Day/Times:

 

Hours of work can be flexible for example:

one hour per day Saturday & Sunday, preferably 5:30 pm start for four hours per day

Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday (food preparation and socialisation) 2.5 hours on Friday (cleaning and food preparation)

 

Hours:   

                   

16.5 hours - up to 19 hours occasionally for hospital trips and non-specific occasions.

 

Rate of pay:

             

£9.00 per hour

 

Purpose of the Job

 

Due to an accident in 1987 when I was 9 years old, I am now paralysed on my right side.  Although, my long-term memory is very good, I can have problems with my short term memory.  I need help to prepare home-cooked meals, do housework and to enjoy socialising in the wider community.  Occasionally I need help to visit doctors and hospitals for appointments.

 

I do not need any help with personal hygiene.

 

Personal Assistant Specification

 

My assistant must be honest, trustworthy, reliable, respect my privacy and maintain my dignity at all times.

 

My assistant must be enthusiastic and flexible with a caring disposition and must be able to work well independently.

Experience is preferred, but not essential as full training will be provided.

 

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, which will be funded by myself.

 

Must have a clean driving licence and access to a vehicle with Business Class 1 Insurance cover.

 

Supervision

 

My Personal Assistant is accountable to me for all aspects of their work.

 

They should always ask what my needs are and listen to my directions and requests.

 

Main Duties

 

  • Assisting me to prepare and cook a meal
  • To assist with cleaning and general housework
  • To assist me to access my community so that I can socialise
  • To escort me to doctor and hospital appointments

 

The main duties identified in the job description are examples of the expectations required; I may on occasions reasonably request additional activities to be undertaken inside or outside of the home.

 

“Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers.  Should your application be successful, and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus”